2013 Sports Illustrated Covers - Jason Grilli - July 22, 2013 - The Pittsburgh Pirates ended the first half of the season with the second-best record in the league at 56-37. Jason Grilli and the "Shark Tank" of a bullpen have had a lot to do with the team's success, which is drawing fans back to the ballpark. Read Ben Reiter's story in this issue of SI to learn more about the Pirates.
July 20, 2013 — The Reds staged a four-run first inning against A.J. Burnett. Garrett Jones and Andrew McCutchen homered - but it wasn't enough as Aroldis Chapman ended a treacherous ninth with consecutive K's and Cincy moved within two games of the second-place Bucs. Reds 5, Pirates 4.